Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves. It was these cries of injustice that fueled many to fight back and through agonizing movements and revolutions slavery was finally abolished.
Slavery is one of history s darkest sides.
Quotes on slavery and freedom. Taking away people s freedom and subjecting them to cruelty and abuse will always be wrong. Frederick douglass taught that literacy is the path from slavery to freedom. For in reason all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition of slavery.
Other 30 slavery quotes on the continuous fight. Johann wolfgang von goethe. There are many kinds of slavery and many kinds of freedom but reading is still the path carl sagan.
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free. Anything less is a form of slavery. Slavery is theft theft of a life theft of work theft of any property or produce theft even of the children a slave might have borne.
Freedom means you are unobstructed in living your life as you choose. Slavery has never been abolished from america s way of thinking. Slavery was our nation s original sin.
A reader p 5 univ of california press. However racial prejudice continues to exist up to this day.